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Poster: stbalbach Date: May 27, 2009 6:57am
Forum: texts Subject: Re: A little p.s. about Google scans of post-1922 journals

This past December Google announced it was making some complete back archives available of certain periodicals. Popular Mechanics was one of them. Here is the complete run from 1905-2001:

http://www.google.com/books?id=RM8DAAAAMBAJ

Here is the announcement from Google:

http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2008/12/search-and-find-magazines-on-google.html

I'd love to know the story behind books like this:

http://books.google.com/books?oe=utf-8&;q=intitle%3A%22Lena+Cameron%22&btnG=Search+Books

Published in 1887 (public domain) - it has a record but no data at all. Did they scan it or simply note it exists?

Stephen